Presentations etc

This page will feature speaker presentations, notes, photos and assorted material from the conference. More material will be added as it becomes available. Please contact us if you have something to submit.

A selection of photos from volunteer photographer Jana Hanova can be found on Flickr (best, all).

Thursday, November 3

Celebrating CIRS: John Robinson, UBC Sustainability Initiative (Robinson presentation)

Opening keynote Steve Rayner, Oxford University (Rayner Presentation Part1) (Rayner Presentation Part2)

Theme A From regenerative buildings to regenerative communities
Bob Berkebile, BNIM
Daniel Pearl, L’OEUF (Pearl Presentation Part 1), (Pearl Presentation Part 2), (Pearl Presentation Part 3), (Pearl Presentation Part 4)

Theme B Community engagement and social action
Cara Pike, Pike Productions (Pike Presentation) (blog post)
Sadhu Johnston, City of Vancouver (Johnston Presentation)

Theme C Partnerships and implementation
Don Roberts, CIBC (Roberts Presentation)
Hutch Hutchinson, Rocky Mountain Institute (Hutchinson Presentation)

Friday, November 4 morning

Theme A Regeneration at the building scale
Fionn Stevenson, University of Sheffield (Stevenson Presentation Part 1) (Stevenson Presentation Part 2)
Sandy Mendler, Mithun
Martin Nielsen, Perkins + Will

Theme B Social and visual media: Tools & techniques for engagement
Joe Solomon,
Katy Appleton, University of East Anglia (Appleton Presentation)
Ian Bishop, University of Melbourne (Bishop Presentation)

Theme C The power and potential of strategic alliances
Bill Black, Haworth (Black Presentation)
Leon Hawkins, Honeywell (Hawkins Presentation)
Lisa Coltart, BC Hydro (Coltart Presentation)
Robbie Zhang, Modern Green Development (Zhang Presentation)

Friday, November 4 afternoon

Theme A Regeneration at the community scale
Bill Reed, Regenesis
Clark Brockman, SERA
Maged Senbel, School of Community and Regional Planning, UBC

Theme B Bridging processes and perspectives into the future
Arnim Wiek, Arizona State University (Wiek Presentation Part 1), (Wiek Presentation Part 2), (Wiek Presentation Part 3)
Michael Flaxman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Flaxman Presentation)
Jennifer Penney, formerly Clean Air Partnership (Penney Presentation)

Theme C Innovation for Sustainability
Natalie Dakers, Centre for Drug Research and Development (Dakers Presentation)
Keith Culver, UBC Okanagan (Culver Presentation)

Saturday, November 5

Geoff Dean, Kwantlen Polytechnic University (Dean Presentation)

Other material

Review of Friday Theme B sessions

Notes from Theme B – Thursday PM
Notes from Theme A – Friday AM
Notes from Theme B – Friday AM
Notes from Theme C – Friday AM
Notes from Theme B – Friday PM

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